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  • Arches, Canyonlands national parks ban drones

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Drones are now officially banned in Arches and Canyonlands national parks in southeastern Utah. Kevin Moore, acting chief ranger for the two parks, says the unmanned aircrafts disrupt wildlife and are an intrusion on visitors looking for tranquility. They have...

  • Teen hiker rescued from crevice in Colorado

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A hiker is recovering after falling and spending about three hours in a crevice near a popular hiking trail in northern Colorado. More than 40 people worked to pull the 16-year-old girl from the crevice on Horsetooth Rock on Monday. They then took turns...

  • Landing-gear alert forces flight back to Phoenix

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a possible hydraulic issue forced a Delta Air Lines flight carrying 160 travelers from Arizona to Minnesota to return to the Phoenix airport. Delta spokeswoman Lindsay McDuff says Flight 1492 was headed to Minneapolis-St. Paul on Monday morning when the...

  • Rail Runner damage settlements reach nearly $8M

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's commuter rail service has received a free ride while taxpayers have shelled out nearly $8 million to settle damage claims against the Rail Runner Express, according to state records. The Rail Runner, until last month, didn't pay premiums for the...

  • AP PHOTOS: Spa show is a feast for the senses

    Published: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Smells good, tastes good, feels good: The International Spa Association's annual industry show was a feast for the senses. Spas showed products and treatments that seemed good enough to eat — and a few demonstrations actually did involve edibles. Others at the show...

  • Spraying planned to kill Saguaro Park buffelgrass

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Saguaro National Park outside Tucson plans herbicide spraying this week on parts of the park where invasive buffelgrass has become established. A helicopter will be used to spray the non-native plants in parts of the park that are too dangerous or too remote to...

  • Road work this fall in Yellowstone Park

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park is giving visitors to the park this fall a heads up on some significant road construction work that will result in long detours. The National Park Service says the road work involves two sections of Yellowstone's Grand...

  • Gazette Travels: Barcelona misadventure

    By Joe Hight joe.hight@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    I wondered what I would write about Barcelona. The architectural wonders of Gaudi? Montserrat and its wondrous church and monastery? Wandering through the Roman amphitheater in Tarragona? It's a known fact that journalists don't simply take vacations. They're constantly taking notes...

  • Colorado Springs' Broadmoor hotel opens Cloud Camp wilderness retreat

    By rich laden rich.laden@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    Five-star luxury isn't just about marble floors and crystal chandeliers. The Broadmoor hotel on Friday opened Cloud Camp, a wilderness retreat built atop Cheyenne Mountain on the site of Broadmoor founder Spencer Penrose's Cheyenne Lodge of the 1920s.. Cloud Camp - like the Ranch...

  • Wind Cave offering free tours Aug. 25

    Updated: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, S.D. (AP) — Wind Cave National Park will be offering free tours Aug. 25 in honor of the 98th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service. The Park Service says tours of the Natural Entrance, Fairgrounds and Garden of Eden will be offered...

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